Day Three | Wednesday 19 June

Futurescape: The AI Era

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Day Three | Wednesday 19 June | 1.30pm - 4.30pm

Futurescape: The AI Era

Futurescape will be a new event launched in partnership with Futureweek, VideoWeek’s sister publication.  The latent potential for AI to disrupt media and advertising is overwhelming to even the most seasoned AI expert. This event will hone in on the disruption to the creative industries in advertising, as well as the impact on media production. The impact on ad technology and the possible impact on agencies, ad technology vendors and publishers will also be discusssed.


Rory Sutherland

Vice Chairman

Emma Vaughn

Global Head of Advertising Business Development & Partnerships

Paul Briggs

SVP Europe

Liz Duff

Head of Commercial & Operations

Phil Cowdell


Julia Beizer

Chief Digital Officer

Andrew Grosso

CPO & Co-Founder

Natasha Wallace

MD Netherlands


1.15pm Shuttle Sevice Begins

1.30pm Arrival & Networking

2.20pm The Idiot's CMO's Guide to AI


Andrew Grosso, Co-Founder & Chief Product Officer, Pickaxe Foundry
Soumya Sriraman, CEO Tech, Media, Commerce Leader, Quarate | Amazon | BBC
Tim Cross, Assistant Editor, VideoWeek (Moderator)

2.40pm In Conversation with Channel Factory


Phil Cowdell, CSO, Channel Factory
Vincent Flood, Editor-in-Chief, VideoWeek

3.00pm The Future of Video Media Buying: Harnessing AI for Success


Paul Briggs, SVP Europe, Silverpush
Liz Duff, Head of Commercial & Operations, Total Media
Natasha Wallace, MD Netherlands, Jellyfish
Dan Meier, Senior Reporter, VideoWeek (Moderator)

3.30pm Rory Sutherland on AI and the Risks to Irrational Decision Making


Rory Sutherland, Vice Chairman, Ogilvy UK
Vincent Flood, Editor-in-Chief, VideoWeek

4.00pm Faster, Cheaper, Better? AI's Impact on Media Production & UX


Julia Beizer, Chief Digital Officer, Bloomberg
Emma Vaughn, Global Head of Advertising Business Development & Partnerships, Spotify
Dan Meier, Senior Reporter, VideoWeek (Moderator)

4.30pm Concludes

Day Three | Wednesday 19 June | 1.30pm - 4.30pm

Futurescape: The AI Era

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